Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Early Childhood Studies

London (GB)
13 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
08 Oct 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Education
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Early Childhood Studies
Full time 

Salary:  £39,081 to £51,523 per annum including London weighting 
The School of Education has a long-established international reputation for high-quality teaching and research, and it is positioned as one of the principal providers of Initial Teacher Education (ITE) nationally.  Our mission is to develop and apply world-class research, practitioner skills and knowledge to improve outcomes and achievements for all children and young people, both at home and abroad.   
Applications are invited for a full-time, without term Lectureship/Senior Lectureship in Education Studies and / or Education Leadership and Management. We are looking for applicants with research and teaching interests to complement and enhance the provision on our BA Education Studies, MA Education Leadership and Management and related programmes, in areas such as leading teaching and learning, strategic leadership in education, and diverse education systems and contexts. Roehampton has a well-established and international reputation for its work in these areas. We are seeking applications from candidates holding a doctorate in a relevant field with an excellent knowledge of the literature and practice of the area and who will carry out high quality research in the area. An enthusiasm for innovative approaches to teaching and learning and developing Educational provision with international partners is important. 
The University of Roehampton is the most research intensive modern university in the UK, with some of the highest regarded academic departments in the country. 
This is an exciting time for the university, with investment in new curricula, the opening of a new £35m state-of-the-art library and student accommodation, the development of a number of external partnerships across the globe and plans for more doctoral scholarships. 
We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers.  We are ranked the best modern university in London in major UK league tables and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas. 
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working. 
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us. 

The closing date for completed applications is: 8 October 2017 

 It is anticipated that interviews will be held in early November, 2017 
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.